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Free Fashion Workshop and Opportunity for a Pop-Up Shop for Fashionistas

Are you in the Fashion industry?  Looking to learn more? Looking to sell your Fashion?

Then this is for you.


eThekwini is inviting fashion designers to register for a free 5 day fashion workshop to be conducted by acclaimed Italian fashion analyst Helene Blignaut.

Dates: 13 – 17 July

Times: 8am – 5pm

Venue: Durban Botanical Gardens

Deadline to apply: 30 June 2015

You will learn about international trends, research analysis, fashion business skills and more.


The City is also offering you the chance to sell your wares at Durban Fashion Fair 2015.

So if you sell clothing, shoes, bags, jewellery and other fashion accessories then this is for you.

Date: 26 – 29 August 2015

Exhibiting Hours: 10am – 9pm

Venue: Suncoast Sun Deck

Registration Fee: R855 for SMME’s and R1500 for Corporate and Established Brands

Registration Deadline: 24 July 2015

Benefits: Exhibition Space, Access to Fashion Buyers, Complimentary link to your Web page, 2 all access badges and four exhibit hall-only badges, 2 complimentary 1 visit guest passes to DFF Collective Fashion Show.

A detailed form available on eThekwini website.

You can also collect registration forms at Business Support, Markets and Tourism Unit, 75 Dr Langalibalele Dube Street, Durban.

For more info on both opportunities contact Pearl Mzimela

Tel: 031-322-6203



Article by Fred Felton

Twitter @fredfelton




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